Department of Employment


Nevada Jobless Rate Steady

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s unemployment rate stayed the same in February, after the first monthly increase was reported in years. The state’s Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday that Nevada’s jobless rate stayed […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/27/2015


Nevada Jobless Rate Increases For The First Time In A Year

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s unemployment rate rose in January, the first month-over-month increase in at least a year. The state’s Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation reported Thursday that Nevada’s jobless rate rose to a […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/12/2015


February Unemployment Drops In Nevada

Down from 8.7% in January


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Unemployment Website Back In Business

State officials say a backlog of jobless benefits is being cleared as a new computer system comes online.


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Nevada Adds Phone Lines For Jobless Claims

Nevada has added two phone lines for people to file weekly jobless benefit claims as the state tries to bring a new computer system online.


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Nevada’s Jobless Rate Ticks Up In June

Nevada’s unemployment rate rose to 9.6 percent in June despite better than expected job growth.


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Nevada Unemployment Lowest Since 2009

Nevada’s unemployment has dropped to 10.2% in December. Officials with the state Department of Employment, Rehabilitation and Training say the number is down from 10.8% in November.



Many Nevadans Exhaust Unemployment Benefits

Plenty of unemployed Nevadans have run out of benefits.



Las Vegas Continues Drop In Unemployment

State economists say Nevada’s jobless rate fell to 12 percent in March, down from 12.3 percent the month earlier.



Unemployment Rate Falls In January

Nevada’s unemployment rate fell in January.  The state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says the overall jobless rate dropped from 14-point-nine percent in December, to 14-point-two percent in January.  Las Vegas’ unemployment rate also […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/10/2011